VIFF 2018 Panorama stream offers critically acclaimed films, premieres and Focus on Italy, while M/A/D stream features acclaimed production designer Paul Austerberry

37th Vancouver International Film Festival September 27 – October 12, 2018 Dozens of critically acclaimed international films will screen in the Vancouver International Film Festival’s (VIFF) Panorama stream. These include Gustav Möller’s The Guilty (Audience Award, Sundance and Rotterdam); the Canadian premiere of Alexey German Jr.’s Dovlatov (Silver Bear, Berlin); Małgorzata Szumowska’s Mug (Silver Bear … Read moreVIFF 2018 Panorama stream offers critically acclaimed films, premieres and Focus on Italy, while M/A/D stream features acclaimed production designer Paul Austerberry

WESBROOK VILLAGE FESTIVAL 2018

ANNUAL FESTIVAL RETURNS TO UBC COMMUNITY WITH ACTIVITIES FOR ALL The bustling boulevards of Wesbrook Village will be alive with family-friendly activities during the community’s annual community festival on Saturday, September 8. This special event promises fun for all ages: young families, students and adults alike. Shoppers can enjoy a sidewalk sale where local retailers … Read moreWESBROOK VILLAGE FESTIVAL 2018

Modern Architecture + Design Society Home Tour Saturday, September 15 in Vancouver

Our Modern Home Tours give people a chance to explore and view some of the greatest examples of modern architecture right in their own city via self-guided tour. Year after year, we provide a fun, enlightening day of local sight-seeing and open-house-style visits for lovers of architecture, design, real estate, and, anyone who enjoys seeing … Read moreModern Architecture + Design Society Home Tour Saturday, September 15 in Vancouver

Bard on the Beach presents Bold and Beautiful

The bold and beautiful setting for Bard on the Beach, the traditional Shakespeare productions at Vanier Park, becomes the location for the UBC Opera Ensemble and members of the Vancouver Opera Orchestra to present Opera and Arias: Bold and Beautiful. On a lovely summer evening with the ocean and setting sun visible through the window … Read moreBard on the Beach presents Bold and Beautiful

One of our #FavouriteThings – Summer Sipping with Pentâge Winery

As summer runs down I’m enjoying some of the #bcwine I bought during one of our three trips to the Okanagan this year (so far, I keep telling myself). Last night I enjoyed a 2013 Riesling from Pentâge Winery. One of the wineries we visited in late July. It was an interesting excursion not to … Read moreOne of our #FavouriteThings – Summer Sipping with Pentâge Winery

Luxury & Supercar Weekend Gears Up for Over $250M in Automotive Excellence for its Ninth Year

Canada’s premier luxury lifestyle and automotive event returns to VanDusen Botanical Garden, September 8 & 9 Luxury & Supercar Weekend (L&SW) is accelerating into its biggest year yet, bringing over $250M in modern luxury and exotic cars to automobile enthusiasts arriving from across the world on September 8 & 9, 2018.The annual event is set against … Read moreLuxury & Supercar Weekend Gears Up for Over $250M in Automotive Excellence for its Ninth Year

TO A TEA: RICHMOND’S ORIGO CLUB ADDS AFTERNOON TEA SERVICE TO ITS MENU STARTING FRIDAY, AUGUST 31

New Service Features Sweet, Savoury Small Bites, Sandwiches, Pastries Paired with Tea or Coffee, with Barons de Rothschild Champagne Also Available After its successful launch this June, Richmond restaurant, café and art gallery concept Origo Club will expand its offerings by adding Afternoon Tea service beginning Friday, August 31. Available Fridays and Saturdays from 1:30 to … Read moreTO A TEA: RICHMOND’S ORIGO CLUB ADDS AFTERNOON TEA SERVICE TO ITS MENU STARTING FRIDAY, AUGUST 31

Scotiabank Dance Centre Open House September 15

The Dance Centre presents the 17th annual Scotiabank Dance Centre Open House Saturday September 15, 2018 | 11am-5pm Scotiabank Dance Centre, 677 Davie Street (at Granville), Vancouver Free admission Information: 604 606 6400 www.thedancecentre.ca Presented with the support of Scotiabank   From ballet and contemporary to flamenco and swing, the annual Scotiabank Dance Centre Open … Read moreScotiabank Dance Centre Open House September 15

‘Raindrop: A Quest for Love’ to be staged at Gateway Theatre

A musical theatre, ‘Raindrop: A Quest for Love’, will be the center-piece at the 8th annual West Coast Tagore Festival on September 8. Its plot revolves around two parallel narratives of love and nature. In one narrative, the dance-drama presents Dhora, the protagonist, as a young woman secretively questing for love. Looking from outside, she … Read more‘Raindrop: A Quest for Love’ to be staged at Gateway Theatre

Discover BC Wine Country with the Wines of British Columbia Trip Planner

As summer begins to wind down it can be the perfect time to do some BC Wine Country touring. There are so many regions to visit in British Columbia you’ll want to explore each region. For our first #FavouriteThings featured region we present the region of Kaleden Okanagan Falls Penticton Some of our favourite wineries are located … Read moreDiscover BC Wine Country with the Wines of British Columbia Trip Planner